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Egypt sets up US$57-million FinTech start-up fund

Egypt sets up US$57-million FinTech start-up fund

Officials look to protect the country's growing FinTech landscape.

Telecom Egypt to commercially launch IOT services

Telecom Egypt to commercially launch IOT services

Telco partners with Nokia to build first IOT services-centric cloud infrastructure.

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

CEO says recent deals with Orange Egypt and Etisalat have given company momentum in the market.

Veon eyes 42% more in Egypt’s Global Telecom Holdings

Veon wants 42% more of Egypt's Global Telecom Holdings

Amsterdam-based telco service provider to table cash offer for greater stake, with industry regulator.

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

Company's Egypt country manager Amr Talaat replaces Yasser ElKady who served in the position since September 2015.

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new Regional CEO.

Telecom Egypt CEO vouches for US$90m acquisition

Telecom Egypt CEO vouches for US$90m acquisition

Transaction a vital step towards implementing company's strategic plan says executive.

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

The pan-African telecoms group will invest $400 million in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres, following completion of the 'Cape to Cairo' link.

Orange Egypt's new CEO pushes partnership agenda

Orange Egypt's new CEO pushes partnership agenda

Newly appointed Yasser Shaker meets with Egypt's ICT Minister to reiterate company's value.

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Newly appointed ICT Minister visited flagship Borg Al-Arab Technology Park and affirmed the support the resource can offer the country's youth.

Telecom Egypt cuts FY 2017 dividend to invest in submarine cable

Telecom Egypt cuts FY 2017 dividend to invest in submarine cable

Telco says its investors will only receive a quarter of the initial payout it proposed due to the potential investment opportunity.